Mar 6, 2014
Four Prescribed Burns Planned At Hobbs State Park
The Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area manages over 12,000 acres of land in southeastern Benton County.
Sheriff dead in Scott County floods
Scott County Sheriff Cody Carpenter is among those confirmed dead from overnight flooding, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission spokesman Keith Stephens has said in an e-mail. Arkansas State Police said there are "confirmed fatalities" in western Arkansas where Carpenter and a game warden disappeared in floodwaters overnight.
Arkansas Highways Damaged in Severe Weather
Some Arkansas highways have been damaged in severe weather early this morning. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department says the affected areas are in Scott and Polk counties as follows: Scott County: Highway 28 section 2 log mile 5.5-23.8 near Parks is closed due to flooding and highway damage.